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Birch, Beverley

Overview
Works: 130 works in 368 publications in 11 languages and 12,151 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  History  Fiction  Young adult works  Stories, plots, etc  Biography‡vPictorial works 
Roles: Adapter
Classifications: PR2877, B
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Most widely held works by Beverley Birch
Shakespeare's stories by Beverley Birch ( Book )
28 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the stories of five of Shakespeare's plays: Antony and Cleopatra, Richard III, Henry IV, Henry V, and Julius Caesar
Marie Curie : the Polish scientist who discovered radium and its life-saving properties by Beverley Birch ( Book )
39 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in 7 languages and held by 1,682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the chemist whose work with radium laid the foundation for much of today's scientific knowledge
Louis Pasteur : the scientist who discovered the cause of infectious disease and invented pasteurization by Beverley Birch ( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in 6 languages and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the nineteenth-century French scientist who discovered the process for destroying harmful bacteria with heat and opened the door to the new science of microbiology
Guglielmo Marconi : radio pioneer by Beverley Birch ( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in 8 languages and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the life and work of the Italian inventor, who was a pioneer in the development of the radio
Louis Braille : the inventor of a way to read and write that has helped millions of blind people communicate with the world by Beverley Birch ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The inventor of a way to read and write that has helped millions of blind people communicate with the world
Alexander Fleming : pioneer with antibiotics by Beverley Birch ( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the life story of Alexander Fleming, his study of medicine and bacteriology, and his discovery of penicillin
Shakespeare's tales by Beverley Birch ( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This wonderful collection contains four of Shakespeare's best-loved plays, beautifully and evocatively retold by Beverley Birch. They are complemented by exquisite and atmospheric illustrations from Stephen Lambert. This special gift book is a perfect present to give and receive and one to treasure for ever
Pasteur's fight against microbes by Beverley Birch ( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of how science teacher Louis Pasteur discovered microbes in 1856 while trying to solve a problem at the local sugarbeet factory
Mahatma Gandhi : champion of human rights by Beverley Birch ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the life of the statesman who was a key figure in India's fight for independence from Great Britain
Rift by Beverley Birch ( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ella assists Inspector Murothi in the search for her sister and four other campers who have mysteriously disappeared and may be the victims of sinister behavior and bullying
Martin Luther King, Jr. : America's great nonviolent leader in the struggle for human rights by Valerie Schloredt ( Book )
4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts the life of the Nobel Prize-winning civil rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King
Marie Curie's search for radium by Beverley Birch ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of Marie Curie whose extraordinary persistence and determination proved the existence of radium and opened the gateway to the nuclear age in which we live. Marie Curie's scientific research and discovery of radium in 1902, helped open the door to our modern nuclear age
Father Damien : missionary to a forgotten people by Beverley Birch ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a biography of the priest who gave his life to the care of lepers in a colony at Molokai, Hawaii
Louis Braille by Beverley Birch ( Book )
13 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in 6 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of the man and how he invented braille, the system of raised dots that enable blind people to read. Suggested level: secondary
Marconi's battle for radio by Beverley Birch ( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Marconi's discovery of the radio
Louis Pasteur : leading the way to a healthier world by Ann Angel ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of the nineteenth-century French scientist who discovered the process for destroying harmful bacteria with heat and opened the door to the new science of microbiology
Benjamin Franklin's adventures with electricity by Beverley Birch ( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tells the story of Benjamin Franklin's experiments with electricity and his attempt to prove the electrical properties of lightning by flying a kit with a metal key attached
Food from many lands by Beverley Birch ( Book )
3 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses finding and preparing food, eating it, and hunger in the world today
Festivals by Beverley Birch ( Book )
4 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the custom of celebrating on special days, describing certain festivals and holidays and the reasons why they are honored
Macbeth by Beverley Birch ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A simple prose retelling of Shakespeare's drama about an eleventh-century Scottish king
 
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Alternative Names
Bāchi, Bibarii
Birch, Beverly
バーチ, ビバリー
Languages
English (139)
Spanish (10)
Malay (6)
Dutch (5)
French (4)
German (3)
Turkish (3)
Polish (2)
Swedish (1)
Slovenian (1)
Portuguese (1)
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